Brân the Blessed by Pete Fowler

Pack Your Imagination

Enjoy a fun-filled summer with Cadw. From fabulous free comics to giant-sized games and inflatable fortresses, our imaginative activities will keep the whole family entertained.

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Woman at Harlech Castle

Open Doors 2015

See behind the scenes this September as Open Doors returns! Enjoy more than 300 free events across Wales throughout the month.

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Woman at Criccieth Castle

My Cadw

Are you a Cadw member? If so, you can now access a new section of the website where Cadw members can access vouchers, exclusive content and resources for fun days out.

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Rhuddlan Castle

Brilliant bricks

See Rhuddlan Castle rise before your eyes — in Lego — in the 'Pack your imagination' section. Find out how you can get involved by creating your own Cadw castle.

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Conwy Castle

Heritage Tourism Project 

The Heritage Tourism Project, which is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund, has brought heritage sites across Wales to life.

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Help, Advice and Grants

Help, Advice and Grants

Visit our help, advice and grants pages to find out more about looking after your historic property.

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Open Doors

Wales's much-loved museums, historic buildings and hidden gems will once again welcome thousands of visitors in September 2015 as part of the annual Open Doors programme.

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Harlech Castle

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